The State Hornet

Union expansion plan presented as student concerns grow

Cesar Alexander

October 15, 2013

The Sacramento State Union WELL Inc. Committee will present its final decision on the University Union expansion project and subsequent tuition increase Wednesday to its Board of Directors and President Alexander Gonzalez.As student enrollment has increased, the use of the Union and the WELL has incre...

Student tuition increases in response to cuts in budget

Brett Johnson and Logan Reis

August 31, 2011

As a last-minute response to the drastic cuts in state funding, the California State University Board of Trustees in July increased tuition 12 percent for the fall 2011 semester. Sacramento State full-time undergraduate students will have to pay an additional $294 to remain enrolled for the upcoming fall sem...

Health fees proposed to increase to cover department cuts

Sean Keister

April 27, 2011

The Counseling and Psychological Services Department is proposing an increase to the mandatory student health fee by adding $35 to the $75 per semester students already pay as part of their tuition. This idea is being proposed to offset the cuts to the department over the past two years. It is hoped the fe...

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Miriam Arghandiwal

April 27, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden announced April 20 the Obama administration would overturn the 2005 revised interpretation to Title IX federal law, which was said to provide a loophole in the law. Title IX reads that no one shall be discriminated against due to gender and requires colleges and universities t...